Vans Book: Off The Wall, Stories of Sole from Vans Originals (Updated and Expanded Edition) provides an extensive look inside the history of the original action sports footwear and apparel company that has been turning youth culture inside out since 1966. As the brand celebrates its 50th anniversary with this revised and updated edition, Vans: Off The Wall explores the evolution of Vans, from founder Paul Van Doren's humble, handcrafted beginnings in Anaheim, CA to the legendary collaborations with artists and musicians that have continually made Vans the shoe of choice for those driven by creative expression. Each page is packed with stunning photography from some of the top action sports and lifestyle photographers, vivid images from the Vans shoe archive, and compelling personal stories from Tony Alva, Joel Tudor, Geoff Rowley, Steve Alba, and Steve Caballero, among many others. This latest edition introduces two brand new chapters, spotlighting the original Vans manufacturing factory and Vault by Vans, the premium, fashion-forward line that offers deluxe constructions of Vans' most iconic Classics styles and welcomes iconic partnerships with famed artists, designers and like-minded brands . Featuring unique insight into the many milestones, partnerships, and innovative ideas that have forged Vans' unique legacy, Vans: Off The Wall's revised and updated edition provides an intimate account of how a small canvas shoemaker has grown to become the ultimate symbol of California cool without ever abandoning its authentic, "Off The Wall" roots.